BEIJING, Oct. 21 (Xinhuanet) -- A third US soldier has pleaded guilty to
five charges of abusing Iraqi prisoners at Abu Ghraib prison at a court martial
Staff Sergeant Ivan "Chip" Frederick admitted on Wedneday to allegations of
conspiracy, dereliction of duty, maltreatment of detainees, assault, and
committing indecent acts.
The 38-year-old is expected to be sentenced Thursday after his first day of
hearing at US military base near Iraq's international airport.